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Pedestrian Killed In Hit-And-Run Near Buckingham Fountain: Police

June 26, 2019 - 7:04 am

CHICAGO (WBBM NEWSRADIO) -- A pedestrian was struck and killed by a vehicle near Buckingham Fountain on Tuesday night.

The male was in the 500 block of South Lake Shore Drive at about 8:47 p.m. when he was hit by a black Range Rover heading northbound, Chicago police said.

He was taken to Northwestern Memorial Hospital where he was pronounced dead, police said. The Range Rover continued northbound.

Major Accidents is investigating.

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